15 Whoopsy wiffling, Phizz-Whizzing Books by Roald Dahl your should not miss!

15 Whoopsy wiffling, Phizz-Whizzing Books by Roald Dahl your should not miss!

Roald Dahl is the author behind some of the best-loved children’s books of all time, including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The BFG, Matilda, and The Twits. Roald Dahl’s book have been adored by children and adults alike all over the world. His books have been published in over 50 languages and adapted into numerous movies. There is even a Roald Dahl Museum in the UK for the true fans. His stories are full of magic, mayhem, and mischief….

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20 Razztwizzling-ly brilliant words invented by Roald Dahl

20 Razztwizzling-ly brilliant words invented by Roald Dahl

No one knows how to spin a yarn like Roald Dahl!  He was the master of colourful characters and spellbinding stories and his splendiferous imagination was responsible for some of the greatest children’s books of our times. Did you know Roald Dahl invented 500 words and character names, from the Oompa-Loompas, Rumpledumpus, Skillywiggler, Uckyslush, and Whizzpopping to the less well-known humplecrimp, lixiviate, and zoonk? He also coined the term “gobblefunk”, the name we now give to the lexicon of…

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Lessons from the Chocolate Factory – With love from Willy Wonka

Lessons from the Chocolate Factory – With love from Willy Wonka

If you ask 10 people around you, at least 7 of them would have heard of Roald Dahl – either through his books or a movie based on one of his books. That he is a great entertainer goes without saying, going by the wild popularity he enjoys. But his stories are also a great bundle of lessons and learnings, that are relevant to all of us, irrespective of age and times we are living in. And oh, the words – as mouthful and delicious as the chocolates in his famous book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”.

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My Teacher! My Hero! 16 Books about Teachers

My Teacher! My Hero! 16 Books about Teachers

Teachers are amazing! Children spend much of their life in their schools, learning new skills, and discovering the world around them. A very big part of their schooling journey is a teacher. With Teacher’s Day coming up, it is the right time to think about the value a great teacher adds to a student’s life. Most of us can name at least one teacher that made a difference for us, and we hope that our…

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Teacher’s Day – A Salute to our Wonderful Teachers!!

Teacher’s Day – A Salute to our Wonderful Teachers!!

A great teacher can change a student’s life.There are many stories that clearly illustrate the benefits of a strong relationship between an educator and pupil. As some of the most influential role models for developing students, teachers are responsible for more than just academic enrichment.

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11 Books about Krishna for children this Janmashtami

11 Books about Krishna for children this Janmashtami

Lord Krishna is considered as one of the most playful and joyful characters in Indian Mythology. His mischevious nature, love for friends and stories of his childhood are known to all. Children and adults love and adore him. He is worshipped in many forms – an infant eating butter, young boy playing his flute, as the youth who loves Radha and as his larger-than-life avatar passing on his wisdom to Arjuna in the battlefield. Here…

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Kindness Matters – 15 Books that inspire children to be kind

Kindness Matters – 15 Books that inspire children to be kind

Any act of kindness no matter how big or small can make a difference! It has also been scientifically proven that there are many benefits to being kind! Kindness is contagious and makes both the giver and the receiver feel good. Wouldn’t we then want our children to grow up to be compassionate and empathetic to others needs, to lend a hand when a friend is struggling? We must build this foundation early and cultivate kindness…

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10 Books to kindle the Indian in you – Read them Now!

10 Books to kindle the Indian in you – Read them Now!

India is a rich nation because of its diversity, history, culture, cuisine, people, religion, architecture, languages and so much more. Her history ranges from the famous Indus Valley Civilization; to the ruling of the British Regime and finally to her fighting a long battle and winning her freedom. Here are some hand picked books to kindle the patriot in you!

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Captivating Children’s Books on Sibling Relationships

Captivating Children’s Books on Sibling Relationships

Life with a sibling is everything but a walk in the park. The constant squabbling, tattletale-ing, name-calling, sharing, not sharing, hugging, hitting, accusing, aching and TV remote breaking. Crying. So much crying! It’s a caring, comparing, hair-tearing kind of love, isn’t it? This is just the tip of the iceberg compared to the smorgasbord of complex, ambivalent emotions one feels. Sibling relationships are all unique, but there is no doubt that the experience plays an…

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Curl up with these Books on a Rainy Day

Curl up with these Books on a Rainy Day

The music of raindrops falling, the sweet smell of the earth, the cool breeze and the greenery all around – what do you need apart from a cup of hot chocolate and a good book to curl up on the couch with on a rainy day! Here we are, with a list of some super picks of the books based on rains. Bet the kids are going to enjoy them immensely!

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